Breaking the Kill Chain: Stopping Data Breaches with Privileged Access Management

Provided by CA Technologies

Category Security

Type White Paper

Length 12

Publish Date November 14 2015

Date posted May 31 2017


Malicious users, both internal and external, predictably follow a logical series of steps in order to successfully carry out their attacks – also known as the “kill chain”. Privileged access management provides the means to thwart attackers at multiple steps in the attack lifecycle. This paper examines a simple version of a kill chain and provides concrete examples of how privileged access management can help stop attacks and protect organizations from breaches.

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